Brandon Stacey

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Silicon Valley comes up against the Great Firewall of China

Mark Zuckerberg is one of the world’s most high-profile Sinophiles. The Facebook founder speaks fluent Mandarin, in which he regularly addresses Chinese audiences in speeches and online videos. His own Facebook profile has photos of him beaming while walking the Great Wall, jogging through …

Just One Day In New Orleans? What To Do And See In 12 Hours.

Start early with the divine beignets at the <b>Café du Monde</b>, it's a cliché but oh so delicious! Café au lait and the fluffy dough and sugar bites are the way to fill you up for a few hours.<p>The Original Café opened in 1862 and is serving all the time except on Christmas Day and on the day the …

Humans now drive evolution on Earth. They’re creating and destroying species

When scientists examine the impact of humans on the planet, the focus is mainly on the extinction of species. But increasingly researchers are …

The science of a successful first date

Anyone who's ever spent time on the dating scene knows it can be brutal out there. First dates are especially grueling. The awkward …

As they convene in Florida, Libertarians hope to exploit frustration with main parties

Nicholas Sarwark, the chair of the Libertarian Party, likens his political movement to a cataclysmic chunk of space rock.<p>And he means that as a good thing.<p>Say you're a fan of the Washington's NFL franchise, as his wife is. "If you see the Cowboys and the Eagles play, you don't care who wins," he …

Government

12 markets Apple could reinvent in the next decade

Credit: The Next Web<p>Known for its radical product reinvention, Apple has changed the way the world uses their mobile phones. So what’s next for the tech giant?<p>After Apple‘s recent milestone, I posed the following question to a panel of business owners from Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC):<p>What do …

Saudi Arabia approves ambitious plan to move economy beyond oil

15-year plan includes diversification, privatisation of state assets, tax increases and creating a $2tn sovereign wealth fund<p>Saudi Arabia has approved an ambitious strategy to restructure the kingdom’s oil-dependent economy, involving diversification, privatisation of massive state assets including …

Top 10 hotels in the Highlands, Scotland

Activities, both adventurous and relaxing, abound in the Highlands and with these hotel suggestions from a new book, Scotland the Best, great food, hospitality and a good rest are also easy to find<p>A Victorian mansion with lawns down to Loch Shiel and the Glenfinnan Monument over the water. There’s …

Heading to Disney World for the First Time? Here’s What No One Tells You

As you’ve likely just learned, it takes a ton of time and hundreds of Google searches to plan a family’s first trip to Walt Disney World. With four …

Walt Disney Company

How 'Star Wars' actor John Boyega got ripped in just 21 days

Recently, "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" star John Boyega told British Vogue that his character Finn will be "much more physical" in the next "Star Wars" movie, "Episode VIII."<p>"I might be in the gym a bit more," the British actor said.<p>Turns out he wasn't joking.<p>After filming wrapped on "The Force …

Star Wars

Costa Concordia: Photographer takes eerie pictures aboard abandoned cruise liner

German photographer Jonathan Danko Kielkowski swam 200 metres to the ship and jumped on board to take eerie photographs of the interior.<p>The images …

Shipping

You Sure You Want to Be a Wedding Photographer?

If you want to be a wedding photographer, you need to stop and think about your life.<p>So you want to be a wedding photographer? Want to go pro, go …

Wedding Photography

Articles about how buy shipping container on Dwell.com - Dwell

You've decided to join the shipping container revolution.<p>I wish I could see this cool new pop-up shop in person, but alas, it's in Manhattan and only until October 31. It's the first...<p>Would you like to benefit from the best construction or construction firm equipment sales through online? Then you …

Shipping Containers

Defend Your Cubicle With A Nerf Sentry Gun

You'll be the undefeatable champion with this one<p>Tell workplace pen thieves and pranksters how you really feel with a barrage of foam darts. This project hacks a Nerf gun to automatically fire at large heat signatures. Simply replace the toy’s trigger system with a servomotor, wire up a home …

How to Give Give Your Shots the Cinematic Look in Lightroom

We all love the movies. It's not only the feel of sitting in a cinema watching on a big screen, it’s the skill of the director and cinematographers …

The Definitive Oral History of How Clueless Became an Iconic 90s Classic

On the 20th anniversary of the film, this excerpt from Jen Chaney’s new book features discussions with the film’s breakout stars and Hollywood veterans on the movie that became a fashion template and cultural touchstone.<p>In mid-July of 1995—when American culture was fixated on such matters as O. J. …

America is a Ponzi scheme: A commencement speech for the scammed

<b>(fotosipsak via /Krivosheev Vitaly via Shutterstock/Salon)</b><p>If you’re graduating from a liberal arts college, you’ve been taken for a ride. Start getting used to it<p>Tom Engelhardt<p>June 5, 2015 7:45pm (UTC)<p>This piece originally appeared on TomDispatch.<p>It couldn’t be a sunnier, more beautiful day to exit …

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Maker's Mark Bourbon n' Coke Wings with Peanuts

Make this crowd pleaser the next time the guys come over for the game<p>Living in the Low Country has taught me a few things. One, food is king. Two, when you order a beer, you better chase it down with a shot of bourbon; and three, bourbon and food make one of the sexiest combos ever. So, when this …

Viv Will Replace Your Smartphone With Your Fridge and Then Take Over the World

The guys who made SIRI are on the verge of releasing Viv, a word that conjures life itself. Viv is a way of optimizing the Internet that could, among other things, undermine Google and make you far more intelligent and capable. As with all innovations that claim to be advances, however, there, um, …

Nepal earthquake expected, but infrastructure not ready

<b>(CNN) —</b> Saturday's deadly earthquake in Nepal was the "big one" experts have been expecting, based on the region's history and geology.<p>The magnitude-7.8 earthquake centered less than 50 miles from the Nepalese capital, Kathmandu, toppled homes and historic buildings, and killed more than 2,500 …

Natural Disasters

What Saddam Gave ISIS

Newly unearthed documents shed light on the foundations of the terror group—and the crucial role Baathists played in organizing and directing a …

How to Whistle With Your Fingers | The Art of Manliness

Ever since I was a kid, I’ve wanted to know how to give a commanding whistle with my fingers in my mouth. You know. The kind you see people give in …

Primal Health: Overcoming Human Captivity | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Jonathan Mead.</i><p>The average man’s life in modern times is not that different from a wild animal in a zoo.<p>Sure, …

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